Saturday, 13 August 2022

Bug bounties: Telenor Sweden partners ethical hacker group YesWeHack

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Thursday 10 March 22

YesWeHack will work with the operator to help identify vulnerabilities in its communications infrastructure

It is no secret that cybersecurity attacks are on the rise worldwide, growing both in frequency and sophistication. The number of reported ransomware attacks worldwide, for example, grew by roughly 105% in 2021, with governments, the healthcare industry, and telecoms operators being disproportionately popular targets for attackers. In recognition of this evolving threat, Telenor Sweden has today announced that it has forged a new partnership with crowdsourced security platform YesWeHack, aiming to find and fix vulnerabilities in the operator’s telecoms infrastructure…

It is no secret that cybersecurity attacks are on the rise worldwide, growing both in frequency and sophistication. The number of reported ransomware attacks worldwide, for example, grew by roughly 105% in 2021, with governments, the healthcare industry, and telecoms operators being disproportionately popular targets for attackers. In recognition of this evolving threat, Telenor Sweden has today announced that it has forged a new partnership with crowdsourced security platform YesWeHack, aiming to find and fix vulnerabilities in the operator’s telecoms infrastructure…

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